Fonds MS-4-52 - James Fraser fonds

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James Fraser fonds

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  • Textual record

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Fonds

Reference code

MS-4-52

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  • 1885 - 1947 (Creation)
    Creator
    Fraser, James

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Physical description

60 cm of textual records

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Name of creator

(fl. 1878-1947)

Biographical history

James Fraser was a fish merchant in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Custodial history

Records were donated to the Dalhousie University Archives in accession (1972-011) in February 1972 by Mrs. Martin King.

Scope and content

Fonds contains the records of Halifax fish merchant James Fraser, including financial statements (1885-1945); lobster contracts (1885-1892); and ledgers (1923-1940).

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  • English

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English

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Restrictions on access

There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room.  Materials may be under copyright.  Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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Further accruals are not expected.

General note

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], James Fraser fonds, MS-4-52, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Final

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

2018 (creation)
March 2020 (revision)

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Physical Location

  • Box: MS-4-52, Box 1-2
  • Box: MS-4-52, Item 1